How to join

How to register or renew your membership

To request a new membership or renew your already existing one, please fill the online form available under the menu "Register for membership". The requested personal data, required by the Italian legislation to unambiguously indentify a member, will be treated in compliance with the DGPR and the Italian Legislative Decree no. 196 dated 30/06/2003.

The annual registration fee can be payed with Paypal/Credit Card (preferred option) or via bank transfer, accoring to the following fees:


     Italian Society for Optics and Photonics (SIOF) - Membership     

  • Standard member (socio ordinario): 40 €
  • Supporting member (socio sostenitore): 65 €
  • Young member (socio giovane*): 12 €
  • Collective member (socio collettivo**): 400 €


Agreements with other Societies - Additional memberships

  • SIF membership: 30 €
  • OPTICA membership: 100 € (before March 31st)
  • OPTICA membership: 120 € (after March 31st)
  • OPTICA young membership: 30 €